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Evans E-Rings are an easy way to control overtones from your drumhead. Overlay them on top of the drum and they flatten and round out the drum's soun...Read More

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Evans E-Rings are an easy way to control overtones from your drumhead. Overlay them on top of the drum and they flatten and round out the drum's sound making it easier to tune. Save time in the studio and get killer snare sound. A great value too, because they're reusable.

The E-Rings are available in two configurations. The fusion pack consists of 10", 12" and two 14" rings, while the standard pack offers 12", 13", 14" and 16" rings.

Hear your drum's true pitch, control overtones, and tune easily.


Pure tone and value. Let your true sound come through.

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EvansE-Rings Pack
 
4.7

(based on 45 reviews)

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    (36)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (14)
  • Improves sound (13)
  • Good quality (12)
  • Functional (11)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Practicing (11)
  • Concerts (7)
  • Back-up (5)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (11), Professional musician (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

achieve great sound!!

Evans E-Rings do precisely what they claim; to rid your drums whether it be a snare or tom, of unwanted sustain and overtones. I have a Mapex Pro-M Maple Studio double bass kit...Read complete review

Evans E-Rings do precisely what they claim; to rid your drums whether it be a snare or tom, of unwanted sustain and overtones. I have a Mapex Pro-M Maple Studio double bass kit that sounds awsome, but the sustain and overtone is too much. Yes I've tried various tuning, and have bought and tried many different ressonant and batter heads claiming to cure the problem...trust me, don't waiste any money! Heres what to do! Stay with your loyal brand of heads, Buy some E-Rings, and tune your heads this way, if you want your kit to sound totally awsome!! Step#1. Tune each drum to its "sweetspot". This is where you'll hear the fullest tonal pitch and sustain. Generally both top and bottom heads will be at the same tension. I use a Drum-Dial for this, and usually wind up at around 75. When you have all your toms sounding their fullest and in good pitch with each other, go to step 2.Step#2. Drop an E-Ring on each drum, play each drum to focus on the characteristic of the sound. You'll notice a true deadning effect and also a big drop in tonal quallity...don't freak out!, this is where everyone goes wrong. This next step is a secret I'm about to bless all of you with, and I've got around 50 hrs perfecting it! Ok, the final step.Step#3.This step will separate the men from the boys! Now that all the E-Rings are in place, and your almost happy, start increasing the tension on the lug screws on the batter head only, about a 1/16th of a turn, and do so in a tuning sequence. Lightly tap the head with a stick and listen for the nice tonal quallity to come back. Keep tightening ever so gently until you hear your drum sound like a $10,000 drum that is miked and gated through a studio mixer!!! When using any kind of drum head muting device, remember this... anything touching a drumhead changes the harmonic frequency within the head itself, so you have to compensate by changing the tension to bring back the frequency desired, but at a muted level. The bottom line is this...YES, you DO have to tune your drums with the E-Rings on, but in proper sequence! Enjoy your E-Rings, Quallity Sound, and my secret.

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Just for practicing

I got these when I replaced my stock heads. They make your drums sound great......if you're just practicing on your own. If you plan to record your drums, I would...Read complete review

I got these when I replaced my stock heads. They make your drums sound great......if you're just practicing on your own. If you plan to record your drums, I would take them off. They make your drums sound too dead when you record them.If you have bad overtones or whatever, you should just use a little tape. But again, if you are just practicing, they are great.

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5.0

Get rid of excession overtones with these!

By Chuchu

from Atlanta, GA

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Functional
  • Good Quality
  • Improves Sound

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

    These e-rings are great for practicing as they kill any excessive overtones or sustain coming from the drums. Like others have mentioned, take these off if you're playing live so you can allow your drums to put out more sustain. But for at-home use, these are awesome, easy to use, and make the drums sound great.

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    4.0

    Better than expected

    By Em

    from Hickory NC

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Improves Sound

    Cons

    • Didn't fit exactly for my 12" tom. Had to trim.

    Best Uses

    • Practicing

    Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

    I needed something to reduce overtones and sustain but still wanted some of the natural tone. E-Rings did the trick. So easy to use. I re-tuned my drums and applied the E-Rings and was ready to rock!

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    5.0

    NICE RINGS

    By ANIMAL

    from SHARON PA

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    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Functional
    • Good Quality
    • Improves Sound

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Backup
      • Concerts
      • Practicing

      Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

      FIRST TIME BUYING THESE RINGS --- WOULD BUY THEM AGAIN

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      5.0

      A great buy!

      By AV3

      from Michigan City, IN

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      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Concerts
        • Practicing

        Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

        I am a lifelong percussionist. I like a nice fat sound without all the overtones. I tried moon gels but they're so messy and sticky to work with. For the money, although they're inexpensive, gels don't last very long. They tear easily. But Evans is the brand of heads I use, so I decided to try the E-Rings. They do not disappoint. They're durable and they make my kit sound great. Considering I've had the same heads for 12 years I know I can count on these to last a long time.

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        4.0

        Helpful Aid

        By drsamurai

        from Bradenton, FL

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        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Functional

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Practicing
          • Recording

          Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

          I'm mainly a keyboardist and I'm also the recording engineer for my band. I've been recording bands for almost 20 years, and a good drum recording I feel starts with a tight sound. We all know about pillows and blankets in kick drums. If you come across a drummer that is inexperienced at tuning, these will help reduce the ringing overtones on the toms. They don't replace proper tuning, but they do help, and on a well tuned kit, the sound is tight and punchy.

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          5.0

          Highly-Recommended

          By TyGuy

          from New Jersey

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          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Functional
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Concerts
            • Practicing
            • Recording

            Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

            I have been playing drums for 21 years and I am very particular about the sound of my drums. My current setup for the past few years has been a Gretsch Renown Maple. These rings, although simple in concept, drastically improve the sound of my drums. They make my desired tom sound easily-attainable. I know some people simply lay them down and never think about it again, but my approach is a bit different. I apply one, then seat them using one small MoonGel. This combination gives me the exact sound I am looking for. My tom sound if "fattened" quite a bit, they have excellent attack, but any unwanted overtones and/or "ring" are eliminated. Overall, an incredibly simple and cost-effective way to enhance your drum sound. Highly-recommended.

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            5.0

            Great product. Really makes a difference in my sound.

            By Patti

            from Sonoma, CA

            About Me Professional Musician

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            Pros

            • Good Quality
            • Improves Sound

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Concerts

              Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

              Makes a huge difference in the sound of my drums. We play all the time and many different genres so
              need the flexibility.

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              5.0

              Better than remo rings

              By Antonio Paz

              from Mexico, Coah

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              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Functional
              • Good Quality
              • Improves Sound

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Backup
                • Concerts
                • Practicing

                Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

                better because one of the 14 rings come more wide for more muffle tom on floor tom

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                5.0

                Work and look good

                By CHOP-CHOP

                from Bismarck,Mo.

                About Me Novice

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Functional
                • Good Quality
                • Improves Sound

                Cons

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                    Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

                    Great for toning down in small areas.

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                    5.0

                    A nice full clean phat sound

                    By mr. earl of the " catilyptics"

                    from sitka...alaska

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                    Pros

                    • Easy To Use
                    • Functional
                    • Good Quality
                    • Improves Sound
                    • Reduces Overtones

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Evans E-Rings Pack:

                        i have used these rings for many many years to control unmanageable overtones, fatten up my drum sounds, and control excess drum volumes that usually occur in small to very small venues...my favorite rock-a-billy drum set was recovered from the trash years ago. i pealed and redid the shells and flamed em' in hot orange with chartreuse flames...the bottom hoops were missing on all of the drums except the floor tom which i converted to a kick drum...the overall set tone without the rings was and is fairly nasty...but with the addition of the tone rings i get a very phat, full, even ...great sound....to my ears anyway..
                        .in the smaller venues using double rings i stick down and am able to play with as much intensity as i need without pissing bar patrons etc off..all in all i believe these would a great addition to any drummers arsenal, they afford me tonal control, and a nice clean full sound on a very marginal drum set...and they are very easy to use...unlike tape, washcloths, moleskin, moon gel etc....
                        i - like most drummers have a certain drum sound in my head that i seek to achieve...these rings bring that sound closer to my minds ear.....

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